There’s a broad discussion happening in Australia about how to strengthen relationships between private industry and universities in order to foster innovation.
Prime minister Tony Abbott has given an “absolute guarantee” of more jobs in South Australia, regardless of who wins the controversial “competitive evaluation process”.
South Australian welding technology company K-TIG has claimed an Innovator Award at the DTC Defence Industry Awards.
The Heg clothespin was in hot demand after it was named in the top 10 products at a housewares show in Chicago. An American distributor couldn’t wait for a shipment to arrive – so the Heg is flying express with Qantas.
The difficult task of diversification is a must for hundreds of South Australian businesses in the automotive supply network. Brent Balinski spoke to one company that’s negotiated the leap early and successfully.
Samvardhana Motherson Reflectec (SMR) Automotive is slashing jobs at its Lonsdale plant in Adelaide.